Difficult conversations

Stott, Kerry (2007) Difficult conversations. Nursing Standard, 22 (10). p. 61. Full text not available from this repository.

Official URL: https://doi.org/10.7748/ns2007.


Uncomfortable discussions during her chemotherapy led Kerry Stott to reflect on how she talks to patients. Death is one of the few taboo subjects. As a nation we do not talk much about it or its effect on us. The death of a loved one is painful, but what if that loved one chooses to die by suicide or refusal of treatment?

Item Type: Article
Journal / Publication Title: Nursing Standard
Publisher: RCN Publishing
ISSN: 2047-9018
Departments: Academic Departments > Nursing, Health & Professional Practice (NHPP)
Additional Information: Kerry Stott was a mental health nursing student at the University of Cumbria.
Depositing User: Anna Lupton
Date Deposited: 23 Mar 2017 11:19
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2024 20:15
URI: https://insight.cumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/2757
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